TEFL 200: Become a TEFL expert
Our 200 Hour Combined TEFL Course goes above and beyond our essential 120 hour TEFL course, creating the perfect cocktail of in-depth online learning with a weekend of practice in the classroom.
We understand that for first time TEFL teachers you want to be as prepared as possible for when you start teaching. And that’s why we’ve included not only 2 of our top selling specialist TEFL courses but also our classroom TEFL course for engaging, hands on learning. Get to grips with the essentials of teaching English as a foreign language plus brush up on your grammar and learn how to adapt your teaching style for younger learners. And when it comes to your classroom course, you’ll be spoilt for choice! We run regular weekend classroom courses across the world giving you chance to put your new skills to the test.
With 200 hours of TEFL training under your belt you’re going to be an attractive prospect to future employers, so whether you’re looking to teach to fund future travels or it’s the start of a new career, this is something you can’t miss off your CV!
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6th July 2020
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6th July 2020
My experience with i-to-i TEFL has been great! I learned so much on how to become a competent English teacher and improve my teaching skills overall. i-to-i TEFL has excellent courses and great custom... More
5th July 2020
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4th July 2020
This was a very informative and interesting course which provides everything for the student to start a career as an English teacher. The course material is challenging but doable, and I highly recomm... More
4th July 2020
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4th July 2020
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4th July 2020
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2nd July 2020
The beauty of the 200 hour TEFL course is that it’s truly flexible. Because the majority of your studying will be done online all you’ll need is the internet and you’re good to go. When it comes to your weekend TEFL course it’s up to you whether you pick the date up front or you can opt for the flexi-option and decide when it works for you.
We know that studying online comes with its own challenges which is why all of our courses give you dedicated and helpful feedback from expert tutors. They’re there to answer your questions and help you become the great TEFL teacher you can be. Plus there’s always the weekend course for you to talk through any tricky things that you come across.
And if you’re thinking that the course is going to be 200 hours of boredom you can think again! Our courses are jam-packed with quizzes, interactive real-life scenarios and videos to help you put the theory into practice.
New to teaching? Perfect! Our 200 hour TEFL course has been designed to give a complete newbie the tools they need to enter the classroom with confidence. Combining 180 hours of online learning with 20 hours of classroom training, you’ll get the best of both worlds! Here’s just a few of the things you’ll cover:
Want to know what you’ll be doing? Here’s a brief overview of the online modules:
1. Lesson planning & content
Create a top lesson plan packed full of engaging and interactive content.
2. Making it work in the classroom
Learn how to take the theory into the classroom, delivering effective lessons.
3. Teaching grammar
Turn the tables on this often unloved topic, find a new love for grammar and get your students excited about it.
4. Adapting your lessons to young learners
Get the skills to handle and teach younger (and more lively!) students from the first lesson to dealing with different abilities.
5. Check your knowledge
Test what you’ve learnt along the way with interactive quizzes.
6. Course assessment
Complete your final assessment for your 120 Hour TEFL training and two shorter tests for the Awareness of Grammar Course and Teaching Young Learners modules. Once you’ve passed them all it’s over to you to start your own job hunt!
You’ll be amazed at what you can learn in two days but by the end of the weekend classroom course you’ll be itching to jump into the classroom. With plenty of opportunity to put what you’ve learnt into practice, this is when you see the teaching theory come to life.
Here’s the timetable for the two days:
|9.00-9.15||Welcome & course aims|
|11.00-12.30||Teaching new language|
|1.30-3.00||Grammar & error correction|
(time may vary)
|Teaching Practice 1|
|5.30-6.00||Day 1 reflection|
|11.00-12.30||Teaching reading & listening|
(time may vary)
|Teaching Practice 2|
|5.00-5.30||Day 2 reflection|
|5.30-6.00||Your TEFL future|
You can access the course online 24/7, so whether you like to study in the small hours or you prefer to get cracking first thing you can complete the course in a way that works for you. The only thing you need to get started is the internet – it’s that simple!
You’ll also benefit from support and expert advice from our team of DELTA-qualified tutors. Throughout the entirety of your Course, they’ll be ready and waiting for your TEFL questions – and with their wealth of industry knowledge and experience, you’ll always get the answers you need.
Our qualifications have been approved by Gatehouse Awards, the awarding organisation recognised by Ofqual. Make your CV stand out from the crowd with a TEFL qualification from i-to-i.
Ofqual is the British exam watchdog and their job is to ensure qualifications awarded are of the highest standard. An Ofqual stamp of approval on your qualification will be recognised worldwide and is highly respected by employers, pushing your resume to the top of the pile and getting you your dream TEFL job!
We’ve also received independent accreditation from the ODLQC (Open & Distance Learning Quality Council) which is recognised by employers across the globe giving you a qualification which will give you the best start on your TEFL journey.
We want you to feel fully prepared before you enter the classroom which is why we designed the 200 Hour Combined TEFL Course to do just that. We know that whether you’re totally new to TEFL or you’ve got some teaching experience, you’ll have questions. Our tutors are available to give you support and constructive feedback along the way. so you’ll have TEFL experts on-hand for all your queries.
Unfortunately not. We carefully picked the additional specialist courses based on customer feedback and our expert TEFL knowledge. If you want to keep studying (which we always encourage!) we offer several other specialist courses, so if there’s something else you fancy you can always add it on later.
Keen to get out there and live the TEFL dream? You could be teaching in the sunshine in as little as three months.
We find most people take four to six weeks to complete the 120 hour online TEFL course. You can complete the classroom course at any point, it's totally up to you. It’s up to you whether you want to wait until you’ve completed the specialist courses before applying for jobs but the minimum requirement for TEFL is 120 hours training.
To complete the 120 hour element of your course, you'll get 70 days/10 weeks.
For the 30 hour modules, you'll have 21 days to complete each one.
From our friendly TEFL Experts to our DELTA-qualified tutors; our whole squad is passionate about providing excellent customer service – and we’ll be there for you on every step of your TEFL journey.
Here at i-to-i, we’ve built a very strong name for ourselves in the industry. So, not only will your qualification be respected and recognised, it’ll be favoured by employers around the globe.
Established in 1994, we’re the longest-standing TEFL Course provider in the world. Our graduates number over 210,000 and we even pioneered the first ever online and weekend TEFL Courses.
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